Marinating Recipes

Tenderize, season and prepare your meat with marinating recipes in a ton of different styles.

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Mongolian Chicken

4 reviews

This is a different, fun way to make chicken. It has a lot of flavor and a bit of heat for good measure. —Mary Ann Lee, Clifton Park, New York

Quick Homemade Sweet-and-Sour Pork

13 reviews

Stir up a homemade sweet-and-sour sauce for this colorful combination of tender pork, crunchy vegetables and tangy pineapple. Serve it...

Chicken Broccoli Stir-Fry

3 reviews

"This easily prepared recipe offers scrumptious but mild Asian flavor in a nicely balanced protein dish the whole family will...

Garlic Ginger Beef

7 reviews

This stir-fry takes a little longer to prepare, since the meat has to marinate first—but it's well worth the wait!...

Yellow Pepper Beef Stir-Fry

A quick marinade lends a bit of sweetness to tender beef strips in this enticing meal-in-one from our Test Kitchen....

Stir-Fried Basil Chicken

9 reviews

Fresh basil is a standout in this easy-to- make entree from Mildred Sherrer, a field editor in Fort Worth, Texas.

Cashew Chicken for Four

7 reviews

Says Linda Avila of Toone, Tennessee: “Whenever my friends and I get together for a potluck, they always ask me...

Teriyaki Beef Stir-Fry for 2

Hearty appetites will appreciate this satisfying stir-fry from Julie Rea of Battle Ground, Washington. It features savory strips of marinated...

Beef Asparagus Stir-Fry

2 reviews

"Chinese food is a big hit with my family, so this stir-fry is popular at our house...especially when I put...

Pork and Veggie Saute

2 reviews

"I'm always trying to cut calories, and this is one of my favorite ways to do it," writes Ethel Martin...

Marinated Beef Stir-Fry

2 reviews

"I love this quick-and-easy stir-fry because everything but the cooking can be done in advance," writes Marian Johnson of Brawley,...

Sweet Pepper Venison Stir-Fry

4 reviews

"Every year our friends have a game feed where everyone brings a different wild dish," says Kathy Gasser of Waukesha,...

Ginger Pepper Steak Stir Fry

4 reviews

Seasoned with just the right amount of ginger, this colorful and classic stir-fry is a quick favorite of Tracy Youngman...

Teriyaki Steak

17 reviews

My brother-in-law, Stanley, gave me this recipe more than 30 years ago. He was an officer in the Army, and...

Favorite Sweet-and-Sour Chicken

24 reviews

I first tasted this yummy dish at our friends' home. I immediately asked for the recipe, and we've enjoyed it...

Orange-Honey Cashew Chicken

2 reviews

The sweet honey-citrus sauce turns ordinary poultry into something special. "I like to serve it with rice or riced potatoes,"...

Stir-Fried Beef ‘n’ Beans

6 reviews

Garlic, ginger and soy sauce lend a robust flavor to this meaty marinated dish. My mother-in-law took cooking lessons while...

Beef & Spinach Lo Mein

60 reviews

If you like a good stir-fry, this dish will definitely satisfy. I discovered the recipe at an international luncheon, and...

Chicken Mushroom Stir-Fry

5 reviews

Meet the Cook: I'm a nurse in a small hospital, and I like to try out recipes on co-workers. When...

Spicy Tomato Steak

2 reviews

My family loves this spicy tomato dish. I came up with the recipe about 25 years ago, after eating a...

Pepper Steak

The marinade for this recipe is also excellent for steak or chicken on the grill. Everyone enjoys this full-flavored, hearty...